9780313376368

The Encyclopedia of National Dress: Traditional Clothing Around the World

  • ISBN 13:

    9780313376368

  • ISBN 10:

    0313376360

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 04/30/2013
  • Publisher: Abc-Clio Inc

Note: Not guaranteed to come with supplemental materials (access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.)

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Summary

The contributors to The Encyclopedia of National Dress examine clothing that is symbolic of the people who live in regions all over the world, providing a historical and geographic perspective that illustrates how people dress and explains the reasons behind the material, design, and style. The encyclopedia features a preface and introduction to its contents. Each entry in the encyclopedia includes a short historical and geographical background for the topic before discussing the clothing of people in that country or region of the world. This work will be of great interest to high school students researching fashion, fashion history, or history as well as to undergraduate students and general readers interested in anthropology, textiles, fashion, ethnology, history, or ethnic dress.

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